Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ISAE 3402 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISAE 3402 over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISAE 3402
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1146 1200 1235
Rank change year-on-year +54 +35 +85
Permanent jobs citing ISAE 3402 56 10 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.006% 0.029%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.24% 0.046% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 50
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £53,750 £52,625 £36,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £97,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £51,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year +12.20% -10.87% +64.29%

ISAE 3402 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 23,316 21,611 26,763
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.35% 12.17% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17,747 16,381 21,210
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +6.25%

ISAE 3402
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ISAE 3402 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ISAE 3402 in the UK

ISAE 3402
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISAE 3402.

Salary trend for ISAE 3402 in the UK

ISAE 3402
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISAE 3402 over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for ISAE 3402 in the UK

ISAE 3402
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISAE 3402 within the UK over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +52 56 £60,000 - 3
London +42 39 £60,000 - 2
UK excluding London +9 17 £57,500 +12.20% 1
South East - 14 £57,500 -
North of England - 3 £75,000 -
North West - 3 £75,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing ISAE 3402 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for ISAE 3402.

1 48 (85.71%) Information Security
2 30 (53.57%) Risk Management
2 30 (53.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (46.43%) Finance
4 25 (44.64%) Cybersecurity
4 25 (44.64%) SSAE 16
5 24 (42.86%) CISSP
5 24 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 23 (41.07%) Degree
7 19 (33.93%) PCI DSS
7 19 (33.93%) Validation
7 19 (33.93%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (32.14%) Line Management
9 15 (26.79%) Computer Science
10 14 (25.00%) CISA
10 14 (25.00%) CISM
11 13 (23.21%) GDPR
12 11 (19.64%) Tandem
12 11 (19.64%) Cloud Computing
13 10 (17.86%) ISACA
13 10 (17.86%) GSEC
13 10 (17.86%) Due Diligence
13 10 (17.86%) SANS
13 10 (17.86%) Fintech
14 9 (16.07%) Legal
15 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
15 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (10.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
16 6 (10.71%) Data Protection

ISAE 3402
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.64%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) Firewall
1 5 (8.93%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (7.14%) IPv4
2 4 (7.14%) IPv6
2 4 (7.14%) LAN
2 4 (7.14%) VPN
3 3 (5.36%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (5.36%) Network Security
3 3 (5.36%) Wireless
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (3.57%) Internet
4 2 (3.57%) MPLS
4 2 (3.57%) SSH
4 2 (3.57%) SSL
4 2 (3.57%) WAN
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) SonarQube
General
1 26 (46.43%) Finance
2 9 (16.07%) Legal
3 5 (8.93%) Banking
4 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (39.29%) Risk Manager
2 19 (33.93%) Technology Risk Manager
3 15 (26.79%) Security Officer
4 10 (17.86%) IT Security Officer
5 6 (10.71%) Security Manager
5 6 (10.71%) Security Specialist
6 5 (8.93%) Information Officer
6 5 (8.93%) Information Security Officer
6 5 (8.93%) Information Security Specialist
6 5 (8.93%) Information Specialist
7 4 (7.14%) Compliance Officer
7 4 (7.14%) Information Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Information Security Compliance Officer
7 4 (7.14%) Security Compliance Officer
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Information Security Officer
8 3 (5.36%) Audit Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Compliance Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Security Compliance Manager
9 2 (3.57%) CISSP Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) Computer Science
2 11 (19.64%) Tandem
3 10 (17.86%) Fintech
4 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (8.93%) Data Centre
7 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
7 2 (3.57%) Driving Licence
7 2 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (3.57%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (3.57%) PKI
7 2 (3.57%) Public Cloud
7 2 (3.57%) Smartcard
8 1 (1.79%) Cyberattack
8 1 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Windows
1 4 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.79%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (85.71%) Information Security
2 30 (53.57%) Risk Management
3 25 (44.64%) Cybersecurity
4 24 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 19 (33.93%) Problem-Solving
5 19 (33.93%) Validation
6 18 (32.14%) Line Management
7 10 (17.86%) Due Diligence
8 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (10.71%) Collaborative Working
9 6 (10.71%) Data Protection
9 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
10 5 (8.93%) Internal Audit
10 5 (8.93%) Service Delivery
11 4 (7.14%) Security Management
12 3 (5.36%) Business Development
12 3 (5.36%) Change Management
12 3 (5.36%) Incident Management
12 3 (5.36%) IT Audit
12 3 (5.36%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (42.86%) CISSP
2 23 (41.07%) Degree
3 14 (25.00%) CISA
3 14 (25.00%) CISM
4 10 (17.86%) GSEC
4 10 (17.86%) ISACA
4 10 (17.86%) SANS
5 2 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (3.57%) CREST Certified
5 2 (3.57%) CRISC
5 2 (3.57%) IISP
6 1 (1.79%) CCIE
6 1 (1.79%) CCNP
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.79%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (53.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (44.64%) SSAE 16
3 19 (33.93%) PCI DSS
4 13 (23.21%) GDPR
5 6 (10.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 4 (7.14%) SAS 70
7 2 (3.57%) ISO 22301
7 2 (3.57%) ISO 31000
7 2 (3.57%) ISO 9001
7 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 1 (1.79%) IFRS
8 1 (1.79%) SLA
8 1 (1.79%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.57%) XenApp
2 2 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Nessus
1 2 (3.57%) SCCM
1 2 (3.57%) SCOM
1 2 (3.57%) SCVMM
1 2 (3.57%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 5 (8.93%) Cisco
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.57%) ArcSight
3 2 (3.57%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (3.57%) Centrify
3 2 (3.57%) Citrix
3 2 (3.57%) Cognizant
3 2 (3.57%) IBM
3 2 (3.57%) Imperva
3 2 (3.57%) McAfee
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle
3 2 (3.57%) Qualys
3 2 (3.57%) Splunk
3 2 (3.57%) Sun
3 2 (3.57%) Trend Micro
3 2 (3.57%) Tripwire
4 1 (1.79%) Intel
4 1 (1.79%) Tableau